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RESILIENCE AND CONNECTION

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has turned the world inside out — or, more accurately given the need for lockdowns, outside in. So...

Global health supply chains face unprecedented stresses in time of unprecedented need

A smooth-running global health supply chain is always essential, yet a once-in-a-century pandemic has challenged it like no other time.

Purdue-led team named quarterfinalist in DOE solar innovation contest

A Purdue University innovator and his team are among the quarterfinalists in a national solar desalination innovation contest. They received the recognition for a...

How Microsoft and Sony’s new consoles improve game technology

Penn professors and lecturers explain the significance of the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X, which hit the market this holiday season...

The Medical Minute: Overcoming pandemic fatigue

The sharp rise in COVID-19 cases throughout Pennsylvania and across the United States makes continued vigilance with established safety efforts essential to...

Copyright free

A team of Penn Libraries staffers are analyzing thousands of periodicals to determine if the copyright has expired, thus making them free...

Looking ahead to the election’s impact on U.S. foreign policy

President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. will make important choices about America’s relationships with allies and partners. A Perry World House roundtable looked...

COVID-19 SHUTDOWN EFFECT ON AIR QUALITY MIXED

In April 2020, as Delaware and states across the country adopted social distancing measures to deal with the public health crisis caused...

REQUIRING BASIC LEVEL OF HEALTH CARE COVERAGE IS IMPORTANT FOR HEALTHY PEOPLE AND COMMUNITIES

On Nov. 10, the United States Supreme Court is considering oral arguments in two cases related to the requirement that all Americans...

Large-scale nest study shows that noise and light pollution alter bird reproduction

Looking for a bird’s-eye view of human impact? A new study in the journal Nature provides the most comprehensive picture yet of...

Targeted therapies developed to reduce lung fibrosis

People with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) have a life expectancy of less than five years. Fibrotic diseases cause organ failure that lead...

Wellness resources at your fingertips

When facing the challenges of the current moment, Penn students, faculty, and staff have options to promote their emotional, mental, and physical...

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[Illinois] Enrollment open for study comparing COVID-19 testing methods

Students, faculty members and staff at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign who are asked to quarantine after COVID-19 exposure or a...

[Illinois] SOMI: IN THE ABSENCE OF THINGS | Dec 1-8

A Short Film Written and Performed by SomiDirected by Mariona LloretaTuesday, December 1, 2020 at 7pm CT/8pm ETPresented also in partnership...

[Champaign] Hometown Holiday Shop & Stroll

Dec. 1 - 20Sponsored by Christie Clinic Shop local this holiday season during our Hometown Holiday Shop &...

[Urbana] Candy House Creations at Home!

Saturday, December 5, 1-4pmMake at your house!All Ages - Under 15 with adult Get into the...